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? >> northbound 880, this crash is on the off ramp of union city, right there, it is underneath the union city sign if you are looking at the map, westbound san mateo dumbarton, if you are driving on 880 you might see that crash and it's a little bit wet, let's go to the bay bridge toll plaza, nothing heavy just a couple of drops on our camera and that's all it takes. metering lease went on earlier than they usually do and we have a 10 minute drive time at the plaza. it does look good downtown, 6:08 let's go to steve. >>> well, our system is beginning to move in, another nice e-mail from a friend of mine in venetia, she said oh, my gosh it is so cold i am not getting out of bed and if you think it's cold, wait until later today. we have already had some rain and we also had a winter weather advisory and in mendocino some rain is turning to snow and the bullseye will be the santa cruz mountains and if you get home you ought to think about it because it is a very dynamic system on the way. the main emphasis is how much colder and we have gone from upper 60s and 70s to lower 40s and 50s on the hi
buildings. >> pittsburg will add their name to a growing list of cities planning to ban medical marijuana dispensaries. the city council is expected to finalize an ordinance to do that. pittsburg's ban takes effect in 30 days. the "contra costa times" report city officials are concerns about secondary affects is as criminal activity. >> the hayward city council will consider an emergency ordinance aimed at shutting down so-called sweepstakes cafes, city leaders say they provide computer terminals offering sweepstake scams a form of illegal gambling , three opening in the last year. the emergency ordinance is temporary to give the city time to come up with a law banning the businesses. >> this morning an assistant chief with the highway patrol helped his son skip town to escape a rape charge. the investigators say the 20-year-old fled the united states in december three days before a jury in fresno found him guilty in a july 2011 assault. the police captured him in mexico. his father is accused of misleading investigators with a bogus missing person's report. investigators say he planted b
metropolitan cities. a look at oakland right now getting moderate to heavy rainfall. that's going to continue to be the case as we head throughout the morning hours. i want to show you the bay bridge, richmond san rafael bridge hit hard. travel cautiously through there. expecting gusty winds today. potential for strong thunderstorms to develop. highs are going to be cool. only ending up in upper 40s and low 50s. let's take a look at your drive this morning. 6:03. good morning, mike. >> good morning. we'll illustrate exactly what you're talking about. here is the bay bridge. the big build is just on now just after 6:00. we expect the build but they may have turned metering lights on early. you see wet roads on the approach. you see lights and backup past the 880 over crossing building in less than five minutes. we'll take you to another look. this is from emeryville. looking at berkeley west 80 commute direction into the area. you see rain on the lenses and you see the build for the commute. a bad combination. the sensors show yellow coming down through richmond out of hercules down so expect
the toll plaza where traffic is moving okay right now out of the east bay heading towards foster city but you may find some delays around midspan. coming into the east bay, traffic looks okay on eastbound 92. so pack your chains. chains are required this morning on 80, 50 and 88 if you are planning a trip towards the san jose. they are in effect on 80 between kingvale and donner lake. all lanes are back open. we are watching a crash early this morning in castro valley eastbound 80 approaching strobridge. things are looking okay through the castro valley y one of our traffic sensors showing 58 miles per hour and a quick south bay look. so far, so good through downtown san jose on 280, guadalupe parkway and 101. that is "timesaver traffic." back to you guys. >>> the storm could cause more problems for a danville family trying to clean up after a 50- foot oak tree came crashing down on their home. kpix 5 reporter cate caugiran is in danville. quite the mess there? >> reporter: yes, there is a lot to clean up at this danville home. that tree did a nu
victims around in a giant suv. >>> the city of san jose is changing a policy on streetlights and will turn them back on in many areas. 900 had been turned off saving the city nearly $100,000 a year in energy bills. it was mostly lights out on main arteries in the city but the bill clintonouts led to problems especially in alum rock. >> we have seen a rise in graffiti and property crime. one thing that the streets are relying on is lights from the property. that's not acceptable. we need streetlights to come on. >> the city council approved funding to turn all the lights back on at a rate of 200 lights per month. >>> oakland city council is being asked to spend $162,000 to keep the chp on patrol in oakland for two more months. the highway patrol has been footing the bill for those patrols since november. but that will end at the end of this month. if the city agrees to pay for it, the chp will provide 10 officers and two supervisors in march and april. >>> the drakes bay oyster company is making a final push to keep the company run. a u.s.
. the 46 year- old was a resident of central city, colorado is expected to be transferred to the sonoma county jail. police say he is response for three manfuresponsible for n found dead february 5th the cabin for the bill. investigators believe the men were waiting for someone was going to sell the marijuana when they were allegedly killed by cappello. >> the san francisco giants will join city officials today to make a major announcement regarding the mission rock project. the project would transform pier 48 along the embarcadero and to a manufacturing facility. the 24 a. project is currently being developed by the san francisco giants. >> it is one of the largest urban mixed use projects in the country. >> the project is backed by an enormous economic boost for the city by creating thousand jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars. we will be back with more on the kron 4 morning news for over 60,000 california foster children, nights can feel long and lonely. i miss my sister. i miss my old school. i miss my room. i don't want special treatment. i just wanna feel normal. to help, sle
if visitors obey the signs. police are calling this an accident. >>> the city of hayward sweeping down on internet cafes. they are a form of illegal gambling. the city council will consider an emergency ordinance tonight that would shut down any cafes for a total of 45 days and once the moratorium is in place, the council will discuss a long-term solution. >>> folks are trying to fight to keep a beloved theater company open despite fund-raising and ticket sales, the rep has to do more to keep the doors open. its fight to survive has been going on for years. back in 2006, the theater almost shut down before the city stepped in and bailed it out to the tune of $2 million. an amount the rep will have to pay back over the next 25 years. the theater says shutting down would leave a big hole in the arts community. >> the arts are very often really sort of the reflection of a soul of the city. i think that it's important to have groups like san jose rep. >> the rep says it has an action plan to get auditors off its back building up a cash reserve of $200,000 every year. the director says they
company's new plant. the partnership is between the giants and the city of san francisco. here is what it will look like, a production facility with a big brew pub restaurant and museum inside the 212,000 square foot building. anchor is the first tenant for the $1.6 billion mission rock re-development project along the waterfront which could bring 7,000 new jobs when it is all done. the hope is that anchor facilities could be a world-class tourist destination. >> we know there are a lot of businesses that would like to see the brewery but we are not geared up. so we wanted to make it a coast nation in san francisco. a must-see attraction for locals. >> whether it is clothing or food, everyone is asking, what do you have made in san francisco because we want it in china, in india, in japan, in europe, because it means quality. >> anchor has been brewing beer in san francisco since 1896 and it will be the second facility in the city and could quadruple the output from 120,000 to 600,000 barrels of beer. the project could be done by 20 16. >> still ahead, tough talk from the president on
a distraught and problem freak out of oakland into the city. >> san mateo bridge some droplets of rain on the lance the drive 12-13 minutes. >> the golden gate bridge a trouble-free ride. the rightist 43 minutes from navato to the city. the all lanes have reopened following an injury accident on eastbound 580. in oakland it happen around 11 last night. according to the chp, the multi vehicle crash happened near the park boulevard off ramp. >> 8 sig alert was issued about a half-hour later. no word yet on how many people were hurt in the crash. >> new this morning firefighters battle a one alarm house fire in san leandro this morning. the fire broke out around 1245 in a single family home on elsie off avenue near san jose street. >> the fire was contained a few minutes later. according to officials, no injuries were reported and the cause of the fire remains under investigation. >> kron 4 has obtained a photograph of the man who police say, is connected to a triple murder in sonoma county. police arrested this man mark williams capello and mobile, alabama on february 14th. he was a resi
and down to redwood city, it is wet, coming in from the west and moving east. fremont, union city, mountain view, palo alto, sunnyvale, san jose, all of you are going to get a little bit of light rain the next, say, half hour to 45 minutes. there is more to the north. it is getting organized as we speak the what we will have are the heaviest showers from morning to early afternoon and less showers headed through the afternoon but that will bring lightning and hail and the showers taper to the evening with highs only in the upper 40s the to low 50's. >> we have an accident at walnut creek on the shoulder but the 24 split so traffic is getting by beyond here but the abc7 app shows the backup is all the way into pleasant hill and toward monument and the 242 split, so it is bumper to bumper due to this accident in walnut creek and we will take another look at the bay bridge toll plaza metering lights are on and sky is lighting up here and we have traffic now backed to the macarthur maze and sluggish on the upper deck. kristen and eric? >> our storm watch coverage continues with abc7 news report
. and another issue here. many of these states and cities actually have a private company running the red lights and that private company shares the revenue with the city. in some cases, these companies have actually lost their contracts because they were found to not be calibrating the lights properly and also because they were found to be, in some cases, paying off members of city council. so, there's a lot of controversy here across the country. s savannah? >> that ought to burn people up to hear that. tom costello, thank you very much. you support red light cameras, is that it? >> the speeding cameras are too pervasive perhaps. >> let's talk about the weather. >> let's do that. >> let's go outside and head for al, who has a check on the weather. >> does it have anything to do with the fact that you have a lead foot? >> i'm just saying, i don't think i always do, but anyway -- >> he's very tall. >> yeah. >> the car is small. >> i don't know. >> anyway, let's not worry about david's illegality. in fact, let's show you what's happening here in the east. this system is pushing in, bringing snow
. >> this is video from our helicopter partnership with abc 7 news. the 46 year-old who is a resident of central city, colorado is expected to be transferred to the sonoma county jail. police say that he is responsible for three men who were found dead on february the fifth in a cabin in forestville. investigators believe that the men were waiting for someone who was going to sell them marijuana when they were killed allegedly by capello. >> authorities are searching for an inmate who walked away from a high rock conservation camp that is just outside of weott, california. james prinz is described as a white male, 200 lbs., with blue eyes, off short brown hair and medium complexion. he stands approximately 6 ft. tall. prinz was sent to the california department of corrections for violence and battery on a peace officer. authorities are asking anyone who has seen him to 911. this morning, caltran investigates a failed train accident in palo alto. a man was struck and killed by a train near church hill avenue of around 9:30 p.m. last night. a caltran spokesperson says, the the train remained stopped wh
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